Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Standards. We Got Standards.


Interesting, isn't it, that every person (we can safely assume) outraged at Colin Kaepernick for not standing for the National Anthem is an enthusiastic voter for a guy whose campaign is based on how not-great America is. And, as others have pointed out, that they're burning his jersey but not the ones of players convicted of rape, wife-beating, and robbery.

2 comments:

Smoothtooperate said...

About to watch a high speed pedestrian collision on the TV.

"When wealth is passed off as merit, bad luck is seen as bad character. This is how ideologues justify punishing the sick and the poor. But poverty is neither a crime nor a character flaw. Stigmatise those who let people die, not those who struggle to live."

Some guy said this. I thought it was an appropriate opening line for the speech. Nobody will talk about it...lol

Smoothtooperate said...

"Questions everyone can answer correctly" for 200 Alex

"Aleppo"

"Aleppo? Huh?" "What's Aleppo?"

Alex: I'm sorry 'ol what's your face.

*buzz*

Trump: "What is a giant cluster fuck in Syria?"

*ding*

Hillary-bot 5000: "Can we ask more questions about Putin?"

Trump: "Why is it I get wood when I hear the name Put in?"




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